The 2011 NBA Free Agency period will begin whenever the dreaded lockout ends and a new Collective Bargaining Agreement is established. A stricter salary cap will force front offices to be more responsible than they were in the past, which means no more wasting millions of dollars on useless bodies.
Numerous NBA players have remained in the league as towel wavers, glorified cheerleaders, and chair fillers. But with less money to spend and stricter rules on player movement, the 15th men of the league may no longer have a seat on the bench.
Teams must be smarter and more economical in their spending if they wish to compete. Consequently, they should stay far away from the following 10 free agents.